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Vase with Basket of Auspicious Flowers

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with colored enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 18 3/4 in. (47.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.190
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 200
This vase, its mate, and the large jar with the same decoration were most likely made for use in a European home, where they would have been displayed on a mantle or shelf.
Marking: None
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